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IDV10460 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Victoria Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip Issued at 5:10 am EST on Wednesday 25 April 2018 for the period until midnight EST Saturday 28 April 2018. ================================================================================ Please be aware Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. ================================================================================ Warning Information Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts. Weather Situation A slow moving low pressure trough located over far eastern waters will clear eastwards Wednesday night. A weak cold front is expected to pass through Bass Strait early Thursday. A high pressure system will approach Victoria from the west on Friday, extending a ridge across the State on Saturday. A weak cold front will cross Tasmania Saturday night. Forecast for Wednesday 25 April until midnight Winds: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy. Forecast for Thursday 26 April Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. Forecast for Friday 27 April Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly at similar strength during the afternoon, then tending south to southeasterly and easing below 10 knots. Seas: Half a metre or less. Weather: Partly cloudy. Forecast for Saturday 28 April Winds: Southeasterly 5 to 10 knots becoming southerly during the afternoon 10 to 15 knots then tending south to southeasterly during the evening and easing to around 10 knots. Seas: Half a metre or less. Weather: Partly cloudy. The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:40 pm EST Wednesday. * Calls to 1300 number cost around 27.5c inc. GST, higher from mobiles or public phones. Marine forecasts are also available on VHF and HF radio. View the radio schedule on www.bom.gov.au/marine ================================================================================ Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones. ================================================================================ Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2011, Bureau of Meteorology (ABN 92 637 533 532). Users of these web pages are deemed to have read and accepted the conditions described in the Copyright, Disclaimer, and Privacy statements (http://www.bom.gov.au/other/copyright.shtml). 1